Tea Cup Taro (Colocasia)
Tea Cup Taro (Colocasia) also known as Teacup Taro has beautiful, dark green leaves with nice dark green veining. The leaves are spectacular have a tea-cup like form. Tea Cup Taro is a charming and whimsical plant to watch when it rains as the 'teacups fill and spill'. Tea Cup Taro is a great pond plant that does well in all light conditions from full sun, part sun and full shade. Tea Cup Taro prefers moist soil or shallow water above the roots. Tea Cup Taro can grow to 6 feet tall in optimum conditions. Tea Cup Taro looks fabulous as a container specimen on your patio, deck, poolside or as a focal point when grown in a container and placed in your pond. Tea Cup Taro is one of the most beautiful plants well sell! Always a customer favorite!
Height Grows 4 - 6 feet tall
Width Grows 2 - 3 feet wide
Sunlight Requirements Full sun to full shade
Moisture Requirements Moist soil or up to an inch of water above the soil in the pond
Zone Hardy in zones 7 - 10b
Plant your Tea Cup Taro in your terrestrial garden in moist soil. Tea Cup Taro does well in full sun to full shade. Tea Cup Taro can also be grown in containers and placed in the pond with an inch of water above the soil. Tea Cup Taro plants are considered annuals in the north and must be wintered indoors.